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House in Braga / AZO. Sequeira Arquitectos Associados

  • 09:00 - 1 September, 2016
House in Braga / AZO. Sequeira Arquitectos Associados
House in Braga  / AZO. Sequeira Arquitectos Associados, © Nelson Garrido
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© Nelson Garrido
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Text description provided by the architects. Located in the periphery of the city of Braga, this lot has 815 m2. It is placed in a hillside and it is in the privileged visual alignment for the city. With a total of 3 floors, the housing was thought of form to adapt it the declivity of the land, allowing a good functioning and joint of all spaces, preventing a construction with too much impact, keeping with involving a balanced relation allowing the creation of a useful exterior space. 

© Nelson Garrido
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The intermediate floor is composed for the social zone, constituted of the kitchen, main room and room of games. These spaces become related with the exterior zone where if it finds the swimming pool and the garden. The superior floor is destined to the private area of the building and groups in three suites and an office. In the inferior floor it is placed garage. The totality of the volume is composed for the white color, and the contrast of the glass with the black metal of the doors and windows.

© Nelson Garrido
© Nelson Garrido
Cite: "House in Braga / AZO. Sequeira Arquitectos Associados" 01 Sep 2016. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/793784/house-in-braga-azo-sequeira-arquitectos-associados/> ISSN 0719-8884